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Hanmer Pitch & Putt

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88 Argelins Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
+64 3-315 5176
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Pretty average value for money

Went to pitch and putt.Very small fareways so really can’t pitch at all. too many water hazards so... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
Donettello
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Christchurch, New Zealand
via mobile
Great Course

Went to fill in time and come across a great course! My partner plays golf so he was very happy... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
Taylor S
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Ashburton, New Zealand
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Hanmer Pitch N Putt opened in 2007 and over the years has matured into a great course with wildlife and natural (albeit seasonal) water hazards. Designed by Rodney Hale to improve the short game, it has now become a popular activity for families as well as golfers. Hanmer Pitch and Putt golf course is an excellent destination for everyone. Golfing beginners can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere while advanced golfers can sharpen their short game. Families can come and enjoy the course with time out in our picnic areas. It is also a great location for corporate events, weddings and parties. A BBQ is available should you wish to have an after match BBQ and we also sell cold refreshments and light snacks for those hot days. We have 18 holes ranging from 27 to 80 metres, which combine to create an experience like no other in Hanmer Springs. Golfer’s need only bring their pitching wedge (or preferred wedge), and putter to enjoy a round at the Pitch and Putt or you can hire clubs and balls.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible4%
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“water hazards” (2 reviews)
“great fun” (3 reviews)
“beginners” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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88 Argelins Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Went to pitch and putt.Very small fareways so really can’t pitch at all. too many water hazards so balls frequently lost.Price is also too high for the experience.Minigolf in the village would have been a better option.More

Thank Donettello
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Mellanie B, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Donatello We are sorry you didn't enjoy your game at the Pitch N Putt, I have explained the concept a little more below. A "pitch shot" (or just "pitch") is a shot played with a highly lofted club that is designed to go a...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Went to fill in time and come across a great course! My partner plays golf so he was very happy with the course and even though I did struggle with some holes it wasn’t impossible to play. Great service too! We will be back again!

Thank Taylor S
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Mellanie B, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Thank you for your awesome review, look forward to seeing you all back again soon.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Took my three nephews (8, 10 & 12) for their first hit of golf and they thoroughly enjoyed it. If you're looking for a championship course, this isn't for you, however if you're looking for a fun hour and a half then this is an...More

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Mellanie B, Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you Matt, so glad your enjoyed your time at Pitch N Putt and that your nephews had their first experience of golf here. Look forward to seeing you back. Regards

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The course is fun as a light hearted day out to fill in the time. The course is designed to challenge the best of golfers but it is easy enough for less experience ones to enjoy. All around it was just something to do while...More

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Mellanie B, Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi Jackson, glad you came here to spend quality time with your family, great place to do it. Bit dissappointed on the two ... but ... hopefully we will see you back soon.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Mel well done. Can have a lot of fun in a great family venue. 18 hole putt and pitch park/ not taken too seriously with very friendly and accomodating owners. Wont be disappointed if you just want to have fun. Fun in the sun. Great...More

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Mellanie B, Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you guys, you were well behaved and we enjoyed having you here, see you again

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Pitch and putt is a great idea but the course needs too be kept in good conditions. Water hazards are full of algui, you can't see the ball. If you hit the ball from tee and doesn't reach the fairways or the (very tiny) greens,...More

Thank traupalau
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Mellanie B, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We apologise for the conditions you experienced when last at the Pitch N Putt, September is a fast grass growing month and sometimes it can be difficult to keep up with it. We also take our annual leave as it...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

When we arrived there was no one there, so we didn't know if it was open or not but as we had walked down there we had a look round (even a mobile phone contact number would help) we put our money in the box...More

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Mellanie B, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Pitch & Putt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback and I am glad you had some fun .... most country courses run an honesty box system through weekdays, we run ours only in the mornings and have someone on site from about 1-2pm. Though there are days no-one is...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

We were going golfing but ran out of room so we tried this for the first time on Saturday and it was fun. No big crowds and we finished just before the day heated up

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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Three of us played golf at Pitch n Putt. We had such a fantastic time! Perfect for beginners (like us) and golfers looking to develop their skills. Great afternoon activity for the whole family! Would highly recommend and will be returning tomorrow!

Thank JudyFan
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived at 1100am in the hopes of utilising driving range for some fun - arrived at address and no one around initially or in the office. Man wanders in from the course without even saying hello or welcoming potential customers and stands behind office desk....More

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